Films in ‘main programme features’
La spagnolaSteve Jacobs IFFR 2002
Visual tours de force in a robust comedy, situated in the world of Mediterranean immigrants to Australia. With Alex Dimitriades (Head On, Heartbreak High).
Chicken Rice WarCheeK IFFR 2002
Frivolous Singapore adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Baz Luhrmann. Two rival families, owning adjacent restaurants, make life difficult for each other in any way they can.
Vom Hirschkäfer zum HakenkreuzOliver Lammert, Madeleine Dewald IFFR 2002
The English title is: From Stag Beetle to Swastika. Unusual documentary that brings alive the story of a forgotten film genre.
PadreGiovanni Pastrone, Dante Testa IFFR 2002
Recently restored historic film about the industrialist Marny, who asks the tramp Tony to set fire to a competitor's business. Accompanied by live music with a brand-new score.